Astronomy Day 2014

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Presented by Houston Museum of Natural Science at George Observatory, Needville TX

Nov 08 2014
Astronomy Day 2014

Make plans to attend Astronomy Day at the Houston Museum of Natural Science’s George Observatory in Brazos Bend State Park.

This annual October event is free with state park admission, open to the public and includes activities for all ages. Festivities begin in the afternoon, but this event really comes to life after dark when the stars begin to shine.

Astronomy Day 2014 is November 8, 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Dozens of telescopes—including our large research telescopes—will be available to give everyone a chance to enjoy the delights of the night sky, including star clusters, planets and

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ADMISSION INFO

The Astronomy Day event is free to the public. Admission to Brazos Bend State Park (where the George Observatory is located) is $7.00 per person, with free admission into the park for kids under 12.

For more information on Brazos Bend State Park, driving directions, camping, facilities, etc., please call (979) 553-5101 or visit: http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/findadest/parks/brazos_bend/

Contact: (713) 639-4629 or (979) 553-5101

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

3:00 to 10:00 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

George Observatory

Brazos Bend State Park, 21901 FM 762, Needville, TX 77461

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